Lake Martin

Made possible by

Photos

About

Summary

Written by

John Williams

Destination Distance From Downtown

6.6 miles

Difficulty

1 of 5 diamonds

1

Time To Complete

2 hours to as long as you want

Review

Louisiana supports globally significant numbers of species of colonial nesting waterbirds. Lake Martin is one of Louisiana's largest nesting colonies for many species of water birds. Some of these species include the Anhinga, Great Blue Heron, Great Egret, Snowy Egret, Little Blue Heron, Tri-colored Heron, Cattle Egret, Black-crowned Night Heron, White Ibis, and Roseate Spoonbill. Lake Martin is also used as a rookery year round for many species.

Location

Lake Martin

30.221282, -91.920694

Get Directions